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New executive director takes the helm at CNHA
Roxanne Bierman says she is excited to be working as the new executive director for the Canyonlands Natural History Association (CNHA). Bierman, who started her new job on May 25, succeeds Cindy Ha...
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Youth Garden Project receives Shopko Foundation grant for ‘nibble garden’
The Shopko Foundation recently awarded a Community Charitable Grant to the Youth Garden Project (YGP). The $300 grant will help maintain Youth Garden’s “nibble garden” area located along the Mill C...
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Local doctor donates vasectomy fees to non-profit groups
A local physician has contributed approximately $15,000 to local charities by collecting donations from the recipients of no-scalpel vasectomies performed at his Moab clinic. Through his program, D...
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New guide service aims to fill gap in backcountry offerings
A new backcountry guide service that specializes in custom journeys for small groups and families has opened in Moab. Deep Desert Expeditions, founded by Moab resident Mike Coronella, aims to fill ...
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  • Second Lives: Sara Melnicoff
    by Charli Engelhorn
    staff writer
    07.12.12 - 10:29 am
  • ‘Crooked Strokes’ painting classes make creating art fun
    by Laura Haley
    The Times-Independent
    07.14.16 - 10:16 am

  • <b><i>Realtors on the move...</b></i><br>
Moab Realty recently broke ground for a new office building at 301 South 400 East. The office will be an 8,200-square-foot professional office building and will have two stories and a full basement. Construction began May 23 and the realty group expects to be moving in early spring of 2017. The building will house Moab Realty and will have approximately 3,000 square feet of professional office space available for lease. Courtesy photo
    Realtors on the move...
    Moab Realty recently broke ground for a new office building at 301 South 400 East. The office will be an 8,200-square-foot professional office building and will have two stories and a full basement. Construction began May 23 and the realty group expects to be moving in early spring of 2017. The building will house Moab Realty and will have approximately 3,000 square feet of professional office space available for lease. Courtesy photo
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    Employee of a foreign exchange trading company works near monitors showing Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi on TV news, and the Japanese yen's exchange rate against the euro in TokyoBy Nichola Saminather and Wayne Cole SINGAPORE/SYDNEY (Reuters) - The euro fell to a 20-month low on Monday and investors fled riskier assets after Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said he would resign following a stinging defeat on constitutional reform that could destabilize the country's shaky banking system. European stock markets are also set for a weak start, with Italy underperforming as investors brace for turbulence and political crisis in the euro zone's heavily indebted third-largest economy. Financial spreadbetter IG Markets expects the EuroSTOXX 50 to open down 0.6 percent, and Germany's DAX and Britain's FTSE to start the day 0.4 percent lower.


    2016-12-04 23:48:40 -0700

    Rigging equipment is pictured in a field outside of Sweetwater TexasBy Henning Gloystein SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices fell by one percent on Monday as a higher U.S. rig count unsettled markets amid nagging concern that output cuts, planned as part of concerted action between producer club OPEC and Russia, might not be as big as initially anticipated. International Brent crude futures were trading at $53.95 per barrel at 0751 GMT, down 51 cents, or almost 1 percent, from their last close. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $51.18 a barrel, down 50 cents, or 1 percent.


    2016-12-05 00:57:39 -0700

    People pass television installation at Panasonic pavilion before start of IFA consumer electronics fair in BerlinBy Makiko Yamazaki TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Panasonic Corp is in talks to buy European automotive light maker ZKW Group, accelerating its push into the automotive electronics market, a person familiar with the matter said. An acquisition of ZKW would expand Panasonic's automotive lineup, which currently centers on batteries and navigation systems, as it shifts its focus to corporate clients to escape price competition from lower-margin consumer electronics manufacturers. Panasonic said in a statement the reported deal was not something it had announced, and declined to comment further.


    2016-12-05 01:02:32 -0700